Category Archives: Personal

Going Home

There’s reasons why we haven’t traveled as much as the past years. We now have a pet, who would probably be fine alone overnight, especially when the weather gets warmer, but I feel bad about leaving him alone. There was the … Continue reading

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March Forth

I wrote a long paragraph about Women’s March and reasons why I march. WordPress ate the entry. Let’s just say there is no reason not to protest. I’m not going to sit silently while everything I love, including civil liberties … Continue reading

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Finally

After 8,5 long months of waiting, last week’s Friday I received a message that my new green card extension has been approved. I’m yet to receive the actual card, but it’s already in the mail, traveling to Denver. During the … Continue reading

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Still Alive

Do you know, what it feels like to wait for a decision about a permanent green card? When you’ve already had a conditional green card for two years but have to apply again, for the permanent 10 year one, just … Continue reading

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After the Shock

I have to say a little something about the election. If you voted for Donald Trump, you voted against me, who I am (a woman and an immigrant) and the things I stand for (for example protecting the environment and just … Continue reading

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How’s It Going?

Things that have been going on this month: -I turned 34. My husband turned 32. Here is an animation I made for him for his birthday. -Rocky Mountain National Park to see elks bugling. I can’t stop laughing at them. … Continue reading

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Cholla Garden and Making Home

To me the best place in the Joshua Tree National Park were not the Joshua Trees, but the last thing we saw in the park; the Cholla Cactus Garden. The light was still harsh, temperature hot but not the hottest … Continue reading

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About Solitude

I like being alone. If you dropped me, enough supplies, a couple of books and my camera to a small cabin deep in the woods and came to check after a couple of months, I would be perfectly fine, slightly … Continue reading

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Achievements

This was a rare summer weekend. We stayed mostly* home, run some errands and relaxed. No camping, no hiking, but after over two years of getting by with a finicky apartment building wifi we finally have an internet connection of … Continue reading

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The Weekend of Great Relax

In May we didn’t spend a single weekend home, just relaxing. There was the dinosaur hike, the weekend in Wyoming, Salt Lake City and another weekend in Wyoming. A weekend of pure relaxation was long overdue. I require quite a … Continue reading

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